Agriculture

Pan-African support centre for farmer organisations launched

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has launched a new initiative - Farmer Organisations Support Centre in Africa (FOSCA) - to support various farmer organisations in Ghana and across the continent

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UN deputy calls for Africa to embrace organic farming

Orangic_farmThe deputy head of the United Nations trade and development body has said that continued growth of organic farming across Africa would benefit farmers' incomes, national economies and employment

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Rice diversity collection plan for African nations

Collecting missions would start later in MayExperts from the IRRI's International Rice Genebank and the AfricaRice gene bank met with representatives from Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda recently at a workshop to plan rice germplasm collection in the three countries

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Zimbabwe seminar to focus on smallholder sector commercialisation

Zim_farmlandRepresentatives from Zimbabwe's government will be joined by a host of experts and farmers to discuss strategies and ideas for the commercialisation of smallholder agriculture at a Harare seminar

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Zambia Agricultural Commodities Exchange to reopen

zambia_grain_silos_and_weighing_bridgeThe Zambia Agricultural Commodities Exchange (Zamace) plans to resume trading in May, ending a nine-month suspension

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